October 11, 2016
More than one million New Yorkers struggle with substance use problems, and New York City has among the highest number of people using illicit drugs in the United States. But there is hope, thanks to partners like Brooklyn Teen Challenge who commit to walking alongside our neighbors battling
October 06, 2016
The story of Jacob Riis became very dear to me, not only because I, too, moved to New York from Denmark, but also because I realized how selfish, self-centered, and career-focused a life I was leading.
October 04, 2016
What comes to mind when you think about the sin of Sodom? Do you ever really admit to having the same struggles as those fellow image bearers who lived in that vile city? Yet the cloth of their hearts and that of ours are woven from the same thread.
September 27, 2016
This year, Hope for New York turns 25. And to think it all started with a group of young people who, despite their lack of experience or training, responded to the call with a simple, "Let's do it."
September 21, 2016
The writer of Hebrews says, “Let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works.” Certainly, serving the poor and marginalized together is one way to encourage one another toward good works and build one another up in Christ.